By SUZETTE LABOYAssociated Press
OAKLAND PARK, Fla. (AP) - Three decades ago, Ken Kallin began amassing the 120,000 pieces in a memorabilia collection that includes photographs signed by Muhammad Ali and Neil Armstrong along with rare books and trading cards. By the end of Saturday, he's
By CATHERINE TSAIAssociated Press
DENVER (AP) - A new smartphone app lets small-business owners quickly scan competitors' Yelp reviews, Internet deals, and Facebook and Twitter updates, without necessarily having to "like" or "follow" their competitors online.
The Denver-based startup
By KRISTIN M. HALLAssociated Press
FAYETTEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Investigators trying to solve six killings at four locations along the Tennessee-Alabama state line have found a common thread: one of the slain knew all the victims.
Authorities had been looking for 24-year-old Warren Vincent
By SUSAN MONTOYA BRYANAssociated Press
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - A paraplegic man who says he was stranded in the New Mexico desert without his wheelchair dragged himself about four miles down a dirt road over three days before a motorist stopped to help him.
Tattered and dirty, Ricky Gilmore
LOCKHART, Texas (AP) - Drivers, start your engines! The green flag has dropped on the last leg of a Texas toll road with the nation's fastest speed limit.
With a 3-foot-long pair of ceremonial scissors, Texas Gov. Rick Perry snipped a ribbon Wednesday on the privately built stretch of the Texas
By PHILIP ELLIOTTAssociated Press
CLEVELAND (AP) - Republican vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan said Wednesday that, "in this war on poverty, poverty is winning" and he called for a retooled approach to help the 46 million people who are living in it.
In a speech in politically crucial Ohio,
By LARRY NEUMEISTERAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - A former Goldman Sachs and Procter & Gamble Co. board member was sentenced to two years in prison Wednesday, culminating a spectacular fall from grace for a man whose good deeds worldwide brought him leniency after he was convicted of
By GEIR MOULSONAssociated Press
BERLIN (AP) - The European Central Bank's president drew a broadly positive response from German lawmakers Wednesday when he told them that his bond-buying plan won't stoke inflation and will not allow struggling countries to backslide on economic reforms
By TIM SULLIVANAssociated Press
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) - The former black marketeer has read it. So has the beautiful young librarian, and the aging philosophy professor who has spent his life teaching the ruling doctrine of this isolated outpost of totalitarian socialism. At times it
By MARTIN CRUTSINGERAP Economics Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - Six weeks after rolling out a bold plan to boost the U.S. economy, the central bank is meeting again amid low expectations for further help.
Private economists believe the Fed will send a simple message after its two-day meeting that it